Photograph of model of the Kodak factory

Made:
c. 1940 in Harrow
photographer:
Unknown
Model of the Kodak factory
      A Dye Transfer colour photograph of a model of the Kodak factory in Harrow, Middlesex

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Model of the Kodak factory A Dye Transfer colour photograph of a model of the Kodak factory in Harrow, Middlesex
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
Science Museum Group Collection

A dye transfer print photograph of a model of the Kodak factory in Harrow, Middlesex, taken by an unknown photographer, c. 1940. The model was on display at the Kodak museum.

A dye transfer print photograph of a model of the Kodak factory in Harrow, Middlesex, taken by an unknown photographer, c. 1940.

Kodak opened a factory in Harrow near London in 1891. It made cameras as well as photo paper, photochemicals and other accessories. The factory closed in 2016.

The model was on display at the Kodak museum. The dye transfer process was introduced in the 1930s. Black and white colour separation negatives are used to expose matrix films which are dyed cyan, magenta and yellow. The final print is made by superimposing these dyed images in perfect registration.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Collection:
Kodak Collection
Object Number:
1990-5036/6071/42
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • visual and verbal communication
  • photograph
  • positive - photograph
  • direct positive
  • diffusion transfer print
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford